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Henry Wilson Number 167 in Nova Scotia

A few months ago I received an email asking for help from someone who was researching her home. She thought it might be a kit home but couldn’t find anything that would match. I was told the house was in … Continue reading

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Sears Modern Home No 135

Using a testimony from 1914 I was able to locate a Sears Modern Home No 135. A quick internet search doesn’t turn up anything on the Sears 135. The Sears Modern Home 135 was offered from late 1908-1915. If you … Continue reading

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Aladdin Bungalow, The Romeo

Featuring an Aladdin Bungalow, The Romeo. A homey modern type. Offered by Aladdin 1913-1918 from a borrowed California bungalow design. See this model in San Diego by reading here! Continue reading

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Two Sears Modern Homes Model 101 Built in 1908

Sears began offering house plans in 1908.  The first Sears Plan Catalog was published in 1908.   According to the Sears Archives the first bill of sale for a complete “modern home” was in 1909.  I know that isn’t accurate … Continue reading

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